Devolution is a once in lifetime opportunity for the North of Tyne. But it’s a complex issue and many people will have lots of questions about how it will work.

These frequently asked questions (FAQs) provide information about all of the key issues. Click the links below to find out more.

You will get the chance to ask more questions during our consultation, which will begin in December 2017. More information about the consultation will be provided on this website shortly.

Picture: Royal Border Bridge, Berwick-upon-Tweed